White goes well with almost everything. It’s simple yet sophisticated; a color that can easily complement different outfits. This neutral color provides a good contrast to colorful clothes, and at the same time can complement a neutral ensemble.
White watches are more common in women’s models, but there are many excellent choices for men too. In this article, we’ll talk about the white men’s watches that we recommend—some dress watches, some casual models, and some for the outdoors/those who have active lifestyles.
Best White Dial Watches For Men
Timex Men’s Expedition Acadia
The Timex Men’s Expedition Acadia watch is a good model for those looking for a reliable watch brand that’s excellent for casual or outdoor use. A classic, no-frills timepiece that won’t break the bank.
The 38mm Timex Expedition T49713 is a quartz watch has a white dial and a durable fabric fast wrap strap with hook and loop fastening design. Equipped with an Indiglo light-up feature on the dial with luminous hands, this watch will allow the wearer to read the time in the dark.
There is a date window at 3 o’clock, and there are small military time marks below each Arabic numeral hour marker. The water resistance is up to 100m.
Casio Classic Alarm Chronograph F-108WHC-7BEF
We’re featuring two Casio watches on this list, and this one is the more affordable option. The Casio Classic Alarm Chronograph F-108WHC-7BEF watch is a quartz model with a white rectangular case and strap, a casual water-resistant digital watch.
This chronograph watch with features such as a 12/24 hour time display, daily alarm, backlight, and a stopwatch. It’s also water-resistant and has a battery life that can last up to seven years.
Another similar model but is a bit pricier is the Casio G-Shock 5600, which has a classic rectangular design and features like World Time, Auto Calendar, hourly time signal, and shock-resistance. This one has a higher water resistance of up to 200m.
Timex Ironman Essential 30
A good watch for those into fitness, the Timex Ironman Essential 30 watch has a white 42mm resin case with a teal accent, with an adjustable white silicone strap.
The features include a day/date/month calendar, a 100-hour chronograph, a 24-hour countdown timer, and alarms (weekday/weekend). This model also has a 24-hour military time mode, as well as two time zones. The water resistance is up to 100,
Nixon Time Teller A045
The Nixon Time Teller A045 is a minimalist model from the American brand. This model has a wide array of color combinations, and this one is for those looking for something clean and simple.
The features of this 37mm model include a solid stainless steel case with a fixed bezel, a triple-gasket stainless steel crown, raised index markers, and a hardened mineral crystal. It also has a 100m water resistance. The strap is a five-link stainless steel jewelry style bracelet, but you can also replace it with leather or canvas.
Casio G-Shock GBD800-7
This G-Shock model is for those looking for a model that has many sports functions. Some of the features of the G-Shock GBD800-7 include a 3-axis accelerometer that tracks steps, a multi-timer, and a memory for up to 200 lap records.
There are many things on the LCD display—digital time, day, date, calendar, step count, step goal progress display, Bluetooth—but the watch remains organized. All these functions are on the multi-segment display that allows the wearer to read the watch easily, especially when doing sports or outdoor activities.
This watch can also be linked to the G-Shock Connected app that allows users to track and enhance workouts.
A classic watch by Japanese brand Citizen, this stainless steel watch with a leather band is a simple yet sophisticated watch that can be worn casually or on dressier occasions.
The Citizen BI5000-01A is a Japanese quartz watch with a round silver-tone case and a clean white dial. It has stick index markers and a date window at 3 o’clock, as well as luminous hands. The leather band is croco-embossed, and the water resistance is up to 50m.
This is a good watch for those looking for an affordable watch that can be worn in a professional setting. You can check out this review, which calls it an entry-level dress watch, takes a closer look at the watch.
Skagen Aaren Kulor White
Skagen has a line of watches that have a single color (one shade on the dial, strap, and bezel), which includes this all-white model.
The Skagen Aaren Kulor Watch which has a clean, minimalist look, is a 41mm model with an aluminum case and a sandblasted dial. On the white dial are Arabic markers and a three-hand movement. as well as a seconds subdial at 6 o’clock.
Skagen, an originally Danish brand, is currently owned by Fossil. The brand’s watches are made in Fossil’s factory in China.
Swatch White Rebel SUOW701
The Swatch SUOW701 is an all-white watch. This model has a Swiss quartz movement with a 41mm case and a double mineral crystal. This is an excellent unisex watch for those who are looking for something casual yet elegant–what Swatch calls a “tone on tone” design, with white indexes and a “white on light grey” day/date window at 3 o’clock.
Off the Swatch New Gent collection, this watch has a case made of solid white plastic, and the hour, minute, and seconds markers hand are all white as well. The clasp is a buckle, and the water resistance is up to 30m.
This watch is by Copenhagen-based company Nordgreen, a 36mm watch with a white dial and Italian leather band, and a silver bezel and buckle.
The Nordgreen Philosopher watch is designed by Jakob Wagner, who is the brand’s Chief Designer and is known as the designer for brands like Bang & Olufsen, Alessi, and Cappellini; and has a fixed collection in MoMA in New York City.
The watch is scratch-resistant and has a wide array of strap options (see all the available options here).
We wrote about the brand and its watches on the site—visit their site to learn more about their watches, as well as their advocacy.
Hugo Boss Navigator 1513495
A popular fashion brand for men, Hugo Boss is also known for its relatively affordable and stylish timepieces. This model has a clean, classic look inspired by a compass, thus the name.
The BOSS Navigator watch is a 44mm chronograph watch with a silver-white dial on a stainless steel case, three subdials, and a genuine brown leather strap. The durable mineral crystal protects the watch from scratches, and the water resistance is up to 50m.
The placement of the date window is unique, as it is between 4 and 5 o’clock. The seconds hand is blue, adding a pop of color to the white and silver color scheme.
Apple Watch Series 6
The latest Apple Watch release is the Series 6, which has different strap options, including a white silicone band.
The Silver Aluminum Case with Solo Loop watch is made from aerospace-grade alloy that’s 100 percent recycled. Available in 40mm and 44mm case sizes, this watch has all the essential smartwatch health and fitness features such as workout and sleep tracking, heart sensor, and even blood oxygen measurement.
Other essential and unique features include an altimeter, an accelerometer with fall detection, gyroscope, compass, GPS/GNSS, emergency SOS, and an ambient light sensor. This one also has a speaker that’s 50 percent louder than previous releases. For the complete specs and features, visit the Apple website.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2
The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 smartwatch is not only customizable in terms of functions. You also have a variety of options for the screen and the strap—there are white strap options (in materials like leather and techno gel), and you can choose to have a white screen (like a simple analog look).
Check out the Samsung Galaxy website for customization options.
The Galaxy Watch Active 2 is a smartwatch that focuses on health and fitness. Some of the features include an activity tracker (like running, swimming, cycling, and rowing); and health featured that include a stress tracker and breathing exercises. Visit this page to learn more.
This one is for those looking for a watch that has a slightly different shade of white. The Seiko SARB035 has a cream/off-white colored dial with a stainless steel strap.
At 38mm, this is excellent for those looking for a watch that’s not too big. The dial has index markers, sleek dauphine hands, and a date window at 3 o’clock. The water resistance is up to 100m. The bracelet is oyster-style brushed steel.
Check out this article on TBWS, which takes a closer look at the watch and its features.
This watch, which is included in our 10 Rolex Air King Alternatives article, runs on Seiko’s 6R15 automatic movement with a 50-hour power reserve.
Nixon A0831255 Chronograph
The Nixon A0831255 is another all-white watch—white dial, bezel, and strap, with silver highlights on the Arabic numeral markers and subdials.
This chronograph watch runs on a Miyota Japanese quartz, and is robust: it has a 51mm case with a unidirectional bezel with a screw-down crown and pushers. The water resistance is up to 300m. The numeral markers are bold and large with luminous hands, making the watch easy to read.
If you’re not familiar with Nixon watches, you can check out this feature—Why are Nixon Watches So Expensive?—that we wrote about the brand.
Movado Men’s Ultra Slim
This is a watch from the Ultra Slim line by Movado, which is popular for its Museum dial and the signature dot.
Having a simple yet sleek design, this Ultra Slim Swiss quartz watch is a 40mm with a silver-white dial with a rose gold stainless steel case and markers and a calfskin strap. It has a durable sapphire crystal with water resistance to 30m.
The thinly applied index markers and gold-toned signature Movado dot create a striking design that will look good in both casual and formal settings. Movado also boasts that the movement is accurate and needs minimal manual maintenance.
You can check out other Movado models for men in this article that we have on Watch Ranker.
Hamilton Boulton Quartz H13431553
The Hamilton Boulton Quartz H13431553 is one of the brand’s most popular watches. This dress watch from the Hamilton American Classic Series is a quartz model with a stainless steel rectangular case and a solid case back and scratch-resistant sapphire crystal.
The watch has Arabic numeral markers with gold-one alpha style hands, with subtle minute markers on the outer rim. There is a small seconds feature at 6 o’clock, and the bezel is a fixed yellow gold PVD. The strap is a croco-embossed leather.
Because of its rectangular shape and classic look, this model is one of the watches we featured on our Cartier Tank Alternatives article.
Victorinox Swiss Army I.N.O.X.
The Victorinox Swiss Army Men’s I.N.O.X. dive watch is a 45mm watch that is a certified diving timepiece. Running on a Swiss quartz movement, this model has many versions, including this one with a white dial and white rubber strap with etched lines.
This is water-resistant to 200m and is ISO-certified. The watch also has a unidirectional bezel and a sapphire crystal, as well as a titanium case that is lighter than stainless steel material.
This dive watch has a number of color and strap options. There’s one with a black dial and a paracord strap, a black dial with a stainless steel bracelet, and a red dial with a rubber strap.
Junghans Max Bill Automatic
Junghans, a German brand known for its Bauhaus-style watches, has a collection of watches that were created in collaboration with artist Max Bill in the 1960s. His architectural works include a radio studio in Zurich, an office building in Germany and a bridge in eastern Switzerland. In 1982, Max Bill was awarded Sir Misha Black Award (renown British architect and designer. )
The whole watch line offers a clean, minimalist look with white dials and simple numbers and indices, and an uncomplicated date window at the 3 o’clock position. The thin yet quality Italian calfskin leather bands complement the slim design.
One of the premium models in this collection is the Max Bill Automatic, powered by a Swiss automatic self-winding movement caliber J800.1, with a power reserve of 38 hours.
Other features include luminous hands. Arabic numeral hour and minute markers, and a sweep seconds hand.
Rado HyperChrome XL
Rado is known for the unique technologies that it uses on its watches. One of the most popular concepts popularized by the brand is the high-tech ceramic technology, which is durable, lightweight, and hypoallergenic.
The Rado HyperChrome XL watch has a white high-tech ceramic case, bezel, and bracelet. This 42mm watch has a white dial with a sunburst effect, with silver-tone index markers and hands, and there is a 12-hour subdial at 6 o’clock.
The crystal is a scratch-resistant sapphire, and the deployment clasp has a push-button release. It has a water resistance of up to 50m.
Check out our Best Rado Watches for Men to see some other popular models by the brand.
Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch – White Side of The Moon
Let’s start off with an all-white luxury watch by Omega. The Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch White Side of the Moon was inspired by the moon as seen from Earth.
This 44.25mm watch has a white zirconium oxide ceramic dial, polished white ceramic bezel, and a white strap. The dial also features applied index markers and 18k white gold hands.
There is also a matt chromium nitride tachymeter scale on the ceramic bezel and a date window at 6 o’clock. This release has two types: one with 74 diamonds, and one without.
Check out the Omega website to learn more about the features and unique processes that go into the making of the watch.